Saturday, August 26 to Monday,
September 11 in HCM City
VISITING YOGA TEACHER CHRISTOPHER
Saigon Yoga, 10F Nguyen Thi Minh
Khai Street, District 1, HCM City
- Yoga Instructor:
Christopher Gladwell from the UK
For the second time around, Saigon
Yoga hosts guest teacher Christopher Gladwell from the UK. Various workshops
include Beginner's Ashtanga yoga, Breathing and Meditation, and more. Come and
check out an incredible and inspiring teacher. He is the most advanced, senior
yoga teacher Vietnam has seen so far, with over 14 years of teaching experience.
Workshops for all levels, from beginners up to advanced.
www.saigonyoga.com or contact Suzanne Vian at Saigon Yoga, 10F Nguyen Thi
Minh Khai Street, District 1, HCM City, Tel: (84.8) 910 5181, mobile 0908352265.
19TH CENTURY WEDDING DISPLAY
Ongoing till Wednesday, November 1
in HCM City
HCM City History Museum, 65 Ly Tu Trong Street, District 1, HCM City
Learn more about wedding cultural
practices and traditions of Southern Vietnam during the 19th Century.
VND15,000 per person
Contact the HCM City History
Museum, tel (84.8) 829 8250
Saturday, September 16 in HCM City
AUSCHAM CHARITY BALL 2006: "SAIGON
Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers, 88
Dong Khoi Street, District 1, HCM City
- Organized by:
Australian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam (AusCham) � HCM City Chapter
- Sponsored by:
Your company name could be here!
One of the annual entertainment
highlights of the HCM City social calendar! Planning to buy tickets? Reserve
your tables or seats now � this event always sells out early! Last year 500
folks made this event a charity success, raising US$22,000 for AusCham's
venerable charity program which has funded sustainable educational, vocational
and medical projects for the past six years. "Old-timers" remember with fondness
not only last year's Intergalactic Ball but the riotous Moulin Rouge, Bond and
Beyond, Chicago and Dreams events before it. This year's "trip" will journey
back to the 60s and 70s � with music, dancing, wild fashions and scandalous
plots! Such is this event's reputation that every year people return from
overseas just to be part of the fun and to support one of Vietnam's most
AusCham Members, Free entry; Non-Members, VND50,000 per person entry fee; open
- Sponsor Information and Table
and Ticket Reservations:
Contact Paula Knudsen or Suzanne Ardagh at the Australian Chamber of Commerce (AusCham),
telephone (84.8) 824 3745; fax 824 3751, e-mail:
Wednesday, October 4 to Sunday,
October 8 in HCM City
8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
HCM City EXPO 2006: INTERNATIONAL
FURNITURE AND HANDICRAFTS FAIR AND EXHIBITION
HCM City International Exhibition
and Convention Center (HIECC), 446 Hoang Van Thu Street, Tan Binh District, HCM
- Organized by:
HCM City Service of Trade, Ministry of Trade-Trade Promotion Agency, HCM City
Handicrafts and Wood Association (HAWA)
An estimated 1000 booths will be
on display including outdoor furniture, interior decorating, traditional
handicrafts, bamboo, rattan, materials, machines, wood, timber, equipment, and
design techniques. Also, on the occasion of APEC 2006, the Fair is selected as
the official trade event. The Fair will include an area called "APEC House" that
showcases the economic achievements of the 21 members of APEC.
Note: Starting Monday, June 26,
look for articles about the wood processing industry in The Saigon Times Daily.
Note to Exhibitors: Application
for exhibit space available online.
Contact HCM City Service of
Trade-Trade Promotion Division, 59-61 Ly Tu Trong Street, District 1, HCM City,
telephone (84.8) 823 9572 or 823 3231, fax 827 7124 or 822 4536, e-mail
Saturday, October 28 in HCM City
HONG KONG WELSH MALE VOICE CHOIR
SINGS FOR VICTIMS OF AGENT ORANGE
Caravelle Hotel, 19 Cong truong
Lam Son, HCM City
- Organized by:
WARNING! For the past 5 years this
group has always performed to sell-out audiences in HCM City! Their
professionalism and excellence are apparent � they have performed at the 1,000
Voices concert in London's Royal Albert Hall!
Funds raised will aid Victims of
TBA. Includes dinner and concert.
- Advance Tickets and Further
Martyn Davies at the Caravelle Hotel, e-mail
Saturday, March 17, 2007 in HCM
SAIGON CYCLO CHALLENGE 2007
Start and Finish Point (courtesy
of Phu My Hung Corp.): San Truot Patin (Roller Skating Rink), Saigon South,
Nguyen Van Linh Boulevard (formerly known as Saigon South Parkway/Dai Lo Nam Sai
Gon), District 7, HCM City.
More than 2,000 people have
gathered during each of the past 7 years to watch these
environmentally-friendly, non-polluting, FUN races � look for your favorite
company team! (it should be YOUR company's team!) � at this highly unique family
event. PLAN FOR IT NOW!
� Look out for the Grand Sponsor
Parade � and for the �Best Dressed Cyclo�, �Best Cheerleader Team" and
�Innovative Banner Design� contests judged by guest celebrities!
� Superb raffle prizes and a
chance to bid for the coveted Grand Challenge Trophy!
� Music! Entertainment!
As always, all profits will go
towards the education of disadvantaged Vietnamese children under the auspices of
Saigon Children's Charity.
- Sponsor Opportunities, Team
Registrations and Information:
Contact the Cyclo Challenge
Secretariat at Saigon Children's Charity, 59 Tran Quoc Thao Street, District 3,
HCM City; mobile 0919 694 250, telephone (84.8) 930 3502, fax 930 3503, e-mail
This information is provided by Graham Potter of
Events Co., Ltd., website
www.eventsvietnam.com, and Long Hai Security Services Co. Ltd.,